Vulnerable families grateful for ‘genuine’ welcome, although integration is harder in rural areas – UNHCR study

More than 8,000 refugees have arrived in the United Kingdom under the Syrian refugee resettlement programme, with many expressing gratitude for the “genuine” welcome they had received in Britain.

A study by the UN refugee agency UNHCR found the resettlement scheme was functioning well, and access to life-saving medical treatment, education and safe accommodation was benefiting vulnerable people displaced by the Syrian conflict.

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